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December 2022 November 2022

Economic Viewpoints

Consumers Keep Spending Faster than Inflation   Retail sales – spending at retail stores and bars and restaurants – rose…

Consumer Confidence Falls

Consumer Sentiment Falls   Consumer Sentiment fell sharply in November. It hit an all-time low in June and had risen…

October 2022

The Economy Grew 2.6% in Q3

The Economy Grew 2.6% in Q3 The economy grew 2.6% in the 3rd quarter (July – September). We estimated growth…

Colorado economic update

Colorado employment increased by 5,600 jobs in September. In addition, the unemployment rate was 3.4%. Unfortunately, there are clouds on…

September 2022

Colorado Economic Update

The good news first! Colorado employment has increased by about 11,000 jobs per month (annualized). A portion of that growth…

August 2022